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Attorney Kevin R. Pettrey, Esq., Defends Individuals With Cases Just Like Yours.

Criminal Defense Attorney in Chesapeake
With significant experience as a Chesapeake Criminal Defense Attorney in cases ranging from reckless driving and DUI, to violent crimes such as assault, domestic violence, and malicious wounding, to sexual crimes including child pornography, sexual assault and rape, we can defend you or your loved one from any charge you face.
Mr. Pettrey was born in Norfolk and raised in Chesapeake, graduating from Hickory High School.  He then went on to study the administration of justice and legal studies (B.S. cum laude) at George Mason University, and to earn his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from George Mason University School of Law where he was a member of both the Law Review and Honor Committee. By gaining his first experiences interning with the Chesapeake Commonwealth's Attorney's Office, Mr. Pettrey understands the prosecutor mindset and knows their next step often before they do.  He also has the relationships with police officers, state troopers, and prosecutors to reach the result you desire in your case.  Having tried more than a thousand cases throughout Hampton Roads in various courts, your case will be examined with the experience needed to reach the proper result.
Many lawyers take a case only to later suggest that their client plead guilty.  This is something that many clients are concerned about when choosing their defense attorney.  Kevin Pettrey is a trial lawyer who will never be scared to enter a plea of not guilty and try your case.  With experience in juries and criminal appeals, Mr. Pettrey will use every legal tool to win your case.
Mr. Pettrey lives in the Great Bridge area of Chesapeake with his wife, son, and two dogs. He is an active member of the Berkley Lodge, Centerville Baptist Church, and local politics.